|Bach's Saint Matthew Passion|
|Selling very well at amazon.com is a recording of the Saint Matthew Passion performed by Stuttgart Bach Collegium with Ingeborg Danz, Matthias Goerne, Christiane Oelze, Thomas Quasthoff, and Michael Schade,
conducted by Helmuth Rilling.
|The recording conducted by John Eliot Gardiner has an impressive array of soloists: Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Andreas Schmidt, Barbara Bonney, Ann Monoyios, Anne Sofie von Otter, Michael Chance, Howard Crook, Olaf Bär, and Cornelius Hauptmann.
|The Bach Collegium Japan will perform Bach's St. Matthew Passion on Saturday April 12, 2003 (the eve of Palm Sunday), at 7:30 p.m. at the Church of the Immaculate Conception, Jesuit Urban Center, Boston, Massachusetts, as one of the Boston Early Music Festival Concerts for 2002-2003. The announced soloists are Gerd Turk, Evangelist; Peter Kooij, Christus; Robin Blaze, counter-tenor; Jochen Kupfer, bass; and Yukari Nonoshita, soprano.|